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Literacy bags

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Letter Recognition Grab Bag Activity with free Printables. Such a fun alphabet activity for preschool and kindergarten!

Fill a letter grab bag and pair with our free alphabet printables for a fun way to work on letter recognition and letter tracing skills!

20 famous story retelling ideas and printables for kindergarten - I love these... I could easily make these a literacy center that'd last the whole year

My literacy centers are a core part of our kindergarten schedule. They are active literacy centers that keep us on our toes and working so that I can work with small groups. Today, let me share my kindergarten retell literacy center directions, expectations and a list of the 20 stories that make up this year-long center in our classroom. Most of the stories that I place into the retell literacy center are pretty famous (or at least well known within the world of kindergarten teachers) but…

Involving Parents in Home Reading - Take home literacy bag ideas and organization

Several years ago, I found a wonderful post on Jessica Meacham's site about bags students could take home with books and other materials for sharing with families. I teach in a high-poverty area, and many of my students do not have books at home to share with their parents, siblings, and other relatives. Each kiddo takes home a book every night, but I wanted something a little extra that was a) motivating and that b) put a lot of books in my students' hands. This was the beginning of our…

Creating OLD LADY SWALLOWED A FLY props to help with retelling standards: K.RL.1, K.RL.2, K.RL.3 (key details, characters, setting and events)

My literacy centers are a core part of our kindergarten schedule. They are active literacy centers that keep us on our toes and working so that I can work with small groups. Today, let me share my kindergarten retell literacy center directions, expectations and a list of the 20 stories that make up this year-long center in our classroom. Most of the stories that I place into the retell literacy center are pretty famous (or at least well known within the world of kindergarten teachers) but…

Free CVC Sound Boxes! What a fun way to practice sounding out CVC words. I love that you can use them with dry erase markers or alphabet magnets. Great literacy center for kindergarten or first grade.

Free CVC Sound Boxes! What a fun way to practice sounding out CVC words. I love that you can use them with dry erase markers or alphabet magnets. Great literacy center for kindergarten or first grade.

Buddy Bag system - teacher fills up a child-sized clear bookbag with a book and the rest of the bag is themed according to book - very cute and easy way to get parents involved in literacy! There are also lots of ways to do cross-curricular ideas here!!

Literacy, math, and science take home bags. Tips and ideas for implementing a take home bag program in your preschool, pre-k, or kindergarten classroom.

How to Make Your Own Literacy Book Bags (With What You Already Have)

You've heard of busy bags, but do you also know about literacy book bags? These are bags with a picture book and playful toys, games, or other related

Learning and Teaching With Preschoolers: Take Home Book Bags

It has been proven that reading to children daily is one of the most effective ways we can help children become successful readers. What better way to get our families reading to their children daily then by providing them with fun and engaging books. The take home book bag program does just that for our families. Some of the families might have limited access to books, so by providing them with this resource it will help them to be involved in their child's education . I like to have 15 to…